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Budget Wheel Refinish


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5 files, last one added on Nov 16, 2007
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Upgraded Headlight wiring harness


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5 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Driving lights installed in Astro grill


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5 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Reverse lights mounted


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4 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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9 inch axle swap


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5 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Steel spring swap


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10 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Fog Light Install


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9 files, last one added on Nov 18, 2007
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Oil cooler lines removed


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9 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2007
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Powertrax no slip install


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10 files, last one added on Nov 19, 2007
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Hydraulics for Winching and/or Snowplowing


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55 files, last one added on Mar 10, 2008
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10 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files - Custom Work
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Wheel cleaned up.328 viewsI have stripped all of the clear coat from the wheel and given it a good once over with the steel wool. I used aircraft stripper to remove the clear, the steel wool helped with the stubborn parts. Then the wheel was washed and dried.
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lights test fitted into grill364 viewsHere you can see where I mounted the driving lights in the grill
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oguraclutch520226146 viewsAfter many hours of research I found the correct serpentine clutch for the pump. I ordered it from The Rowland Company.
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Making room for hydraulic pump.142 viewsAnother showing the open space after removal of the bracket.

Last additions - Custom Work
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Side view of the tank assembly.705 viewsJust a side view of the tank showing the location of the supply port as well as filter and valve.Mar 10, 2008
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Quick connect fittings.693 viewsThese are the 1/2" line size quick connect fittings I am using. They are a flush design that keeps the dirt and crap out when not connected.Mar 10, 2008
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Fittings in relation to winch.562 viewsThis just shows where the fittings are in relation to the winch.Mar 10, 2008
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Lines installed in the winch.786 viewsHere is the initial install of the lines on the winch. I ended up reversing the lines to get the correct flow. When pulling the valve handle back I want to spool in/up and forward will be out/down.Mar 10, 2008